October 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Area business teams with customers to aid individuals in need

Like the iconic television bar “where everybody knows your name” Jackson’s in Smithfield Township has a core group of welcoming customers, but what sets them apart is their firm commitment to help others in need.  More...

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Area brief

Saxton Halloween parade postponed due to weather   SAXTON BORO., BEDFORD CO. — The Saxton Halloween parade, originally scheduled for this evening has been postponed due to inclement weather conditions.  More...

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Mariah Elizabeth Flasher  Date of Birth: April 20, 1991  Age: 26  Height: 5 feet, 1 inch  Weight: 130 pounds  Eye color: Green  Hair color: Blond or strawberry  Last known address(es): Three Springs  Want More...

Judge orders teen to release names

Conditions of a defendant’s bail ordered her to release the names of coconspirators in a simple assault case in court Oct. 26.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Oct. 28   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For more information, call 643- 0623.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Penn St. at Ohio St. features elite QBs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.T. Barrett hasn’t been playing at Ohio State forever. It just seems like it to Penn State coach James Franklin .  More...

World Series:

Houston wins 5-3, takes 2-1 lead

HOUSTON (AP) — A perfect fit in their own place, the Houston Astros are halfway home.  George Springer and the Astros broke out the bats early this time and kept up their big run at Minute Maid Park in October, beating the Los Angeles Dodg More...

Steelers at Lions Capsule

PITTSBURGH (5-2) at DETROIT (3-3) Sunday, 8:30 p.m. EDT, NBC   OPENING LINE — Steelers by 2  RECORD VS. SPREAD — Pittsburgh 4-3, Detroit 3-3  SERIES RECORD — Steelers lead 16-14-1  More...

People/Pastimes

United in Marriage

Hobble-Heck

Ashleigh Heck and Richard Hobble, both of Huntingdon, were united in marriage July 15, 2017, at the Stone Creek Valley Lions Club, Oneida Township.  The Rev. Scott Decker presided over the 2 p.m. ceremony. More...

Happy Birthday

TURNING 1 IS SO MUCH FUN! Happy birthday wishes go out to Evan Mitchell Crownover, who turns 1 year old today, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. His proud parents are Josh and Mindi Crownover of Huntingdon. More...

Happy Anniversary

Couple celebrates golden anniversary

Happy anniversary wishes go out to Stanley and Shelby Dunmire, who celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. They were united in marriage in 1967 in the First Church of the Nazarene, Orbisonia, by the Rev. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Girlfriend enables deadbeat son’s habits

Dear Annie: My girlfriend, “Lenna,” and I have been together for about 2 1/2 years. She and her 30-yearold son, “Josh,” moved in with me about a year and a half ago. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Pisces.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Oct. 30, 2017:  More...

Winter season begins at lake

This is the last weekend for camping at Seven Points Recreation Area at Raystown Lake, as U.S. More...

Three Springs playground complete

Friday afternoon’s weather was the kind that’s perfect for a trip to the playground and Three Springs youth now have a new area to do just that. More...

General News

‘Stranger Things’: Even stranger in year two

NEW YORK (AP) — Even the title is enigmatic. More...

Teller delivers strong, thoughtful turn in vet drama

“Thank You For Your Service” may be an Iraq war film. But its most harrowing scene takes place far from the battlefield: in the sterile, dingy waiting room of the Department of Veterans Affairs.  More...

Drug company founder charged with pushing powerful opioid

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. More...

Local Sports

Bearcats rebound with road win at Warren

Huntingdon had plenty of motivation going into Friday’s regular season finale against Warren.  Not only were the Bearcats looking to avenge their only loss of the season last week to Central, but they were also trying to lock up the top se More...

Rockets secure playoff spot with win over Glendale

With a chance for a home playoff game on the line, the Southern Huntingdon football team took advantage of mistakes by visiting Glendale in the first half to build a 28-7 halftime lead, then dominated the third quarter on the way to a 42-19 victory.& More...

Hornets score important victory at Everett

Juniata Valley wrapped up the regular season with a solid performance at Everett Friday. More...

Religion News

Huntingdon couple sees Christmas program at work

This past May, Huntingdon residents David and Tina Goll traveled to Rwanda with Operation Christmas Child. After a rigorous application and selection process, the Golls and many others were asked to be part of the great journey. More...

Congregation welcomes new pastor

The congregation of Payne Church, located at the corner of Ninth and Mifflin streets, Huntingdon, welcomed a familiar face to the pulpit this month as their new pastor.  The Rev. More...

Special events, services

Annual bazaar   More...

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